The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Nottingham region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 79 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 13 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.36% 1.37% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.40% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 22
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
930 859 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.38% 97.72% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 786 640 786
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Tester
Salary Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottingham region.

Tester Salary Trend in Nottingham

Tester
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottingham region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 19 (63.33%) QA
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Selenium
4 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
4 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 9 (30.00%) Ruby
5 9 (30.00%) Perl
5 9 (30.00%) Python
6 8 (26.67%) C#
6 8 (26.67%) C++
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (26.67%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) CREST Certified
7 7 (23.33%) OSCP
7 7 (23.33%) OSWP
7 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Information Security
7 7 (23.33%) CESG
7 7 (23.33%) CEH
7 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Publishing
7 7 (23.33%) Internet
7 7 (23.33%) PHP
7 7 (23.33%) C
8 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation

Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Selenium
2 10 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 10 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 5 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.33%) Appium
4 4 (13.33%) Calabash
4 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
5 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.67%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) JMeter
6 2 (6.67%) Ranorex
6 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.67%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) CasperJS
7 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Publishing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) CESG
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) SDLC
3 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Functional Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Information Security
4 7 (23.33%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (10.00%) System Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) Perl
2 9 (30.00%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) Ruby
3 8 (26.67%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) C++
4 7 (23.33%) C
4 7 (23.33%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) AWK
6 2 (6.67%) sed
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) CEH
2 7 (23.33%) CREST Certified
2 7 (23.33%) OSCP
2 7 (23.33%) OSWP
3 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (13.33%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (63.33%) QA
2 4 (13.33%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Perforce
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
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